Brodick Highland Games
takes place in August and includes Traditional Highland games such as heavy events, track and field, children’s races, Highland dancing and pipe solos.
Burns an’ a’ that! Festival
is held each May to honour Scotland’s favourite son, Robert Burns. A range of events and workshops enable visitors to explore Burns Country and discover more about the man behind the poetry.
Ayrshire Music Festival
was established in 1912 and showcases the wide range of local performing artists in various musical disciplines.
The SeptembAyr Festival
a mixed media event, involving popular and classical music, drama, children’s performances, street events and comedy.
Arran Folk Festival
is held in June; a series of performances by local and established artists, session musicians and open-mic evenings takes place over 3 nights.
Arran Mountain Festival
held in May offers walkers and more experienced climbers alike the chance to explore the island’s amazing landscape. All walks and climbs are completely guided.